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How to avoid pregnancy after 1 week

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Re do the test: You may repeat the test in 4-5 days, unless you get a period by then. Use first morning urine and follow the instructions for the test carefully. If y ... Read More

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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Brian Broker
30 years experience ENT and Head and Neck Surgery
Change the meds: It's unusual to have to avoid pregnancy altogether because of medications that you take. However, commonly it's recommended to change the meds at leas ... Read More
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A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Finkelstein
37 years experience Internal Medicine
Birthday control: You had sex 1 week ago when was your period due in relation to the sex prevention is the best way to prevent pregnancy
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Dr. Ifeoma Nnaji
15 years experience Family Medicine
Sex: It all depends on your cycle and at what point you had sex. If your period is regular and you had sex around the mid mark, which is close to ovulation ... Read More
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Dr. Robert Killian
28 years experience General Practice
Avoiding pregnancy: Avoiding pregnancy happens before intercourse with the appropriate form of protection or birth control. Unfortunately, if one does not prevent pregna ... Read More
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Phabillia Afflack
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
You can't : Plan B should be taken within 72 hrs. Ella (ulipristal acetate) which is a non-hormonal pill that blocks the effects of key hormones necessary for co ... Read More
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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Depends: You should take a pregnancy test if you miss a period or at least three weeks after the episode of sex in question. If you miss your period by 4-5 day ... Read More
A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Felicia Donald
39 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: If you are taking the pills daily and don't take a week break and just start another pack there is no need for a pregnancy test.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Cornelius Oleary
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Oral Contraception: Oral contraception is extremely effective when taken correctly but is not 100% protective. Drinking alcohol and other factors can affect the effective ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Westford
20 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: Oral contraceptives are highly effective when used properly. Only 3 in 1000 women using OCPs will become pregnant in a year of perfectly consistent us ... Read More
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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
41 years experience Internal Medicine
It : It is common for some women to experience bloody discarge or break through bleeding as a result of fretilized egg implantation into the uterus. This c ... Read More
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